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Marbella Airports

Marbella doesn't have its own airport. The nearest is in Malaga, just over 30 miles away. There are other airports near Marbella too, and this guide will help you choose the right one. We'll discuss distances, transfer prices, and even which airlines fly direct. Or, if you're in a hurry, you can book flights to Malaga now.

Nearest Airports to Marbella

There are four airports within about 100 miles of Marbella, including Malaga Airport.

 Distance from MarbellaDriving time (approx)
Malaga32 miles40Mins
Gibraltar47.4 miles1Hr
Granada112 miles1Hr 45Mins
Jerez105 miles1Hr 52Mins

Which airport is best for you when flying to Marbella?

When you’re booking your flight to Marbella you need to think about which airport suits you best. As well as thinking about how close it is to Marbella you should also think about whether:

  • there are direct flights from your nearest airport
  • whether or not your favourite airlines fly there
  • which airport has the cheapest flights.
 Top AirlinesFly direct from…
Malaga AirportRyanair
British Airways
EasyJet

London
Manchester
Bristol
East Midland
Birmingham

Gibraltar AirportEasy Jet
British Airways
London
Manchester
Bristol
Birmingham

Granada AirportBA CityFlyerLondon

Jerez AirportRyanair
Thomson Airways
Norwegian Air Shuttle
London

Airport transfers to Marbella

When you’re flying to a destination without an airport you need to think about how long it’s going to take to get to your accommodation, and how much it’s going to cost you. We’ve put together a rough guide to the prices and journey times from all four of the airports serving Marbella.

The table below gives a brief overview of how long the journey from each airport takes and how much it is likely to cost using public and private transfer.

Car

Malaga Airport
40Mins 

For price estimates, compare car hire at Malaga airport
Gibraltar Airport
1Hr 

For price estimates, compare car hire at Gibraltar Airport.
Granada Airport
1Hr 45Mins 

For price estimates, compare car hire at Granada Airport.
Jerez Airport
1Hr 52Mins 

For price estimates, compare car hire at Jerez Airport.

Taxi

Malaga Airport
40Mins 

€64*
Gibraltar Airport
1Hr 

€60-75*
Granada Airport
1Hrs 54Mins 

€110*
Jerez Airport
1Hrs 52Mins 

€120*

Bus

Malaga Airport
45Mins 

€9.20*
Gibraltar Airport
1Hr 25Mins 

€11-18*
Granada Airport
4Hrs 10Mins 

€24*

Includes bus into downtown Granada
Jerez Airport
5Hrs 15Mins 

Up to €62

Involves transfer

Train

Malaga Airport
N/A
Gibraltar Airport
N/A
Granada Airport
N/A
Jerez Airport
N/A

*Prices subject to change